Brownsville

Meth ring leader gets 30 years in federal prison

Houston resident Alexander Ortega, 24, has been ordered to prison following his convictions of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and conspiring to import approximately 5.1 kilograms of methamphetamine, announced United States Atto

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's segment of "Pet of the Week," we're introducing you to puppies Brandy and Cassie.

I Want to Know: Border Patrol Inspection Checkpoints

In today's "I Want to Know" segment, we answered one of your viewer questions about what gives Border Patrol the authority to stop people at checkpoints, ask questions, and even detain them.

UTB commencement speaker tours campus

Nearly 740 students will be recognized as graduates for the Spring Commencement at the University of Texas Brownsville tomorrow. The keynote speaker at tomorrow's ceremony is Katherine Archuleta.

Murder fugitive Amit Livingston captured in India

"I told her to sit down, and she knew I had some news," said Cameron County district attorney Luis Saenz. "She said, 'what are you going to tell me?

BPUB electrical crews to perform inspections in BCC area

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) is currently performing electrical inspections on pad-mounted and underground equipment at properties located in the Brownsville Country Club area throughout May.

Amit Livingston apprehended in India

An international manhunt has led to the capture of 2007 convicted murderer Amit Livingston who was at the root of a Cameron County corruption scandal. Livingston was arrested by the India National Police at 3:30 a.m.

Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry visits Brownsville

The Texas Secretary of State is touring the state to promote economic development as Nandita Berry visited our station and spoke about economic growth in Brownsville.

CBP officers check Mother's Day flowers at border

Mother's Day is this weekend, and that means lots and lots of flowers coming and going across our bridges. US Customs and Border Patrol agriculture specialists will check for insects, pests and diseases in various flowers.

Father charged with child endangerment of two toddlers

Brownsville police arrested a father of two toddlers after his children were found home alone.

Gasoline theft ring dismantled, more than $20,000 in gas stolen

Local and federal law enforcement conducted an investigation that led to the dismantling of a gasoline theft ring in Brownsville on Wednesday, May 7th.

Brownsville art students need votes for national art contest

"Please vote for Veteran's Memorial School!" That's the message several Brownsville art students are trying to get across to anyone who's listening.

Police arrest man for using brass knuckles to break motorist's windshield

Brownsville police have arrested a man after hitting another person's car windows with brass knuckles.

Teen arrested after following then pulling knife on classmate

Brownsville police arrested a teen accused of pulling a knife on a classmate. Nicolas Gomez, 17, has been arrested on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

Pet of the Week

"My name is Robert Dippong. I'm the supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.